Lupus Facts! Know them, so you can help show support for the people you know who have to live them
This is VERY exhausting since our bodies are fighting themselves everyday. It can go from mild to severe with very little to no notice at all. Regular monitoring is crucial. Medicine has come a LONG way & it's great to know that although just 20 years ago ONLY 40% of people where expected to live more than 3 years past diagnosis, that percentage now can be MUCH higher. There is currently no cure, but research goes on & God willing we get closer to a day when we can say, "I USED to have…
well, guess I must be one of the lucky ones then.. I survived so much of this disease, must be true what my Grand Mother told me, *only the good die young, I will be here a long time*.. so much to live for, thank goodness for an aware docter and decent pain relife... #Lupus #Warrior ~PinDiv@~
Infographic on Lupus - It is estimated that approximately 1,500,000 Americans and more than five million individuals worldwide have a form of lupus, often manifesting in women between the ages of 15-45.
20 Ways #Lupus Affects Your Body • Healthline...i have all but the esophagus and hair issues
LUPUS FACT: Lupus patients downplay symptoms in order not to upset family members, minimize symptoms to their doctors, and many doctors said they were not aware of the severity of their patient's symptoms. Is this you? Please share your story. www.MollysFund.org